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World-leading staff, an active and international student community, and an exceptionally diverse range of modules makes Sheffield one of the world’s most exciting places to study philosophy.

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More than 100 scholarships worth £10,000 are available to fund talented new students starting a taught postgraduate course in 2018.

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Sheffield Undergraduate Philosophy Conference 2018 Call for Papers

Submissions are now being accepted for the 2018 Undergraduate Philosophy conference.

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Jenny Saul "Are we normalising hate?"

Jenny Saul "Are we normalising hate?"

Professor Jennifer Saul looks at how politicians use language to cover up their more extreme ideas.


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